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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Lockhart's BBQ in Royal Oak to share secrets to art of smoking meats and barbecue

Classes are three hours and take place about once a month and onsite at the restaurant, 202 E. 3rd St. in Royal Oak. The next class is 9 a.m.-noon March 26 and features ribs.

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

80,000 attend first Winter Blast Royal Oak festival

Attendance was among the highest the festival had over the last 10 years and exceeded crowd predictions by about 30,000 people.

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Give Thanks Bakery coming to historical Hermann’s Bakery site in Royal Oak

With locations in Midtown Detroit and Rochester, Give Thanks Bakery is coming to downtown Royal Oak at the former Hermann’s Bakery site.

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Oakland County home to many of Michigan’s safest small cities

Royal Oak is ranked as the second-safest small city in Michigan in this latest study

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Royal Oak named one of the top 100 places to live in America

Royal Oak joins Ann Arbor, Troy and Grand Rapids on the 2021 Livability list

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

5 RO businesses named in Crains' 2021 Cool Places to Work edition

Congratulations to Stout, Rightpoint, BenePro, NFP and WambaTech

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